HANDS UP if you are not a native English speaker. HANDS UP again if you find it difficult to write in English. Now, HANDS UP one more time if you don’t think you can write a journal manuscript in your native language either. If you have raised your hands for all three statements, you are not alone. More than half of scientists and researchers around the world encounter difficulties publishing research in a language other than their mother tongue. But here’s the catch – the consequences of this problem are not just limited to non-English speakers, but also to native English speaker! Why so? Find out more in Yee Row Liew’s latest post on JEPS Bulletin today.
Psst….2012 is almost over, and Year 2013 will be here in two days time. What’s your new year resolution? If you don’t have one yet, read the article and you might find one from there ;).